The month of Elul is the twelfth month on the Hebrew Civil Calendar. We began the month of Elul two days ago on August 28, 2022. To the Jewish people, Elul is a very special month because it is the time that the "king is in the field". These thirty days before the High Holy … Continue reading The King is in the field 👑
“Do not move the ancient boundary which your fathers have set” (Proverbs 22:28). The new Living Translation puts it this way..." Do not cheat your neighbor by moving the ancient boundary markers set up by previous generations" This short proverb refers to instructions given in the law of Moses Deuteronomy 19:14: “You shall not displace your … Continue reading Do not move the ancient boundary
Do you sometimes feel like the problems of this world are overwhelming? I know I certainly do. Honestly, just problems in our own families can seem overwhelming. People we know and love battling physical and mental illnesses, pain and suffering, debilitating addictions, terrible loss, financial insecurity, and the list goes on. When we sit in … Continue reading Do you feel overwhelmed?
Today, Easter Sunday April 4, 2021 is the day we celebrate THE RESURRECTION of our LORD JESUS CHRIST! Hallelujah! Do we, can we really grasp what happened on this day (Resurrection Day) 2000 years ago? This is the day when everything changed! This is the day when everything we thought was absolute, was shattered. Our … Continue reading HE is RISEN INDEED!
Jesus Christ was crucified on the 14th of Nisan on the Hebrew Calendar and then spent 3 days and 3 nights in the belly of the earth. He was resurrected just before sunset on "the third day", so just before the beginning of the 4th day. Much of Christiandom wants to put Jesus in the … Continue reading The Third Day
This year, 2020, has been a very difficult year for most of us. There are so many posts on Social Media wishing the year 2020 Godspeed, get thee outta here! This has been a year of sickness, fear, economic instability, chaos, and rioting. It seems like people are either completely locked down, with no ability … Continue reading When it feels like evil is winning
Joy to the world, the Lord is come!Let earth receive her King;Let every heart prepare him room,And heaven and nature sing. This might surprise you, but "Joy to the World" is not a song originally written about Jesus' first coming and was not even meant to be a Christmas Carol. Instead, it is about His … Continue reading Joy to the world!
God IS Love. Love is THE most powerful force in the Universe, AND love is a PERSON, the person of Elohim, our God - Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Some people hear that "God is love" and try to 'spiritualize' God away, by indicating that He is some impersonal force of Love that is in … Continue reading The greatest of these is LOVE
There is a story in the Old Testament, found in 1st Kings, Chapter 18, that details an epic showdown between the Prophet Elijah and the prophets of baal. First, to set the stage, this showdown occurred in the Northern kingdom of Israel (Samaria) during the time of the Divided Kingdom. At that time, c 850BC, … Continue reading Elijah and the prophets of baal
Perhaps you have never really given this much thought, but if you are a Christian in LOVE with Jesus Christ, washed clean from all sin by the blood of Jesus, then God CHOSE YOU! As a matter of fact, God chose you before you were born and even before the world was created. God chose … Continue reading Are you one of God’s chosen?